DCNS picks Dassault Systèmes for software solutions

Image: DCNS

French defense contractor DCNS has selected a platform from Dassault Systèmes for the design, engineering, ...

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NATO talks more ships as Russian naval might rises

Vice Admiral Clive Johnstone, Image: MARCOM

Russia’s re-emergence as a strategic challenge and how NATO is going to respond to it was the ...

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GALLERY: Royal New Zealand Navy celebrates 75th anniversary

GALLERY Royal New Zealand Navy celebrates 75th anniversary 1

As part of the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) 75th Anniversary celebrations, a formation entry into Auckland’s ...

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South African Navy receives Damen's tug

ATD Tug 2909

The South African Navy took delivery of a second South African-built Damen ATD Tug 2909 at the naval base in ...

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Combined Maritime Forces hold Commanders Conference

Image: Combined Maritime Forces

The Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) Commander’s Conference took place in Bahrain on February 2 2016. The bi-annual ...

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Image of the day: HMAS Darwin at IFR 2016

HMAS Darwin, in company with 75 warships from 24 countries. Image: Royal Australian Navy

India hosted the International Fleet Review at Visakhapatnam from February 4-8. Australia was represented at the ...

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German Navy: 'Weilheim' returns while 'Dillingen' deploys

Weilheim

After spending six months at sea, German Navy’s Frankenthal-class mine hunter Weilheim returned to its ...

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Operational Demonstration of IFR 2016 a full success

Image: Indian Navy

The eleventh Fleet Review comprising naval warships from Indian as well as frontline foreign navies took place ...

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Indian Navy to invest in wave energy in Arabian Sea

Image: Indian Navy

The Indian Navy plans to go green by investing in a wave energy plant in the Arabian Sea. The project is being ...

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Exercise Cobra Gold begins this week

USS Ashland, Image: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s amphibious dock landing ship USS Ashland (LSD 48) arrived to Sattahip, Thailand February 5 to ...

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Gerald R. Ford crew passes first general quarters drill

USS Gerald R. Ford, Image: US Navy

The crew of the U.S. Navy’s next aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) held their first all-hands ...

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Defexpo India 2016

The eight edition of Defexpo India, held in February 2014, recorded an unprecedented growth in foreign as well as domestic companies…

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MARITIME RECONNAISSANCE & SURVEILLANCE TECHNOLOGY

MR&ST 2016 aims is to provide industry leaders, maritime surveillance and reconnaissance project managers and military and government representatives the knowledge and contacts they need to further develop their capabilities in Maritime Domain Awareness.

This will be achieved through panel discussions and briefings based on topics from acquisition projects to operational experiences and lessons learnt. 5 Flag Officers confirmed, making this the most senior Maritime ISR meeting in the region! Confirmed speakers 2016 include leading experts from Italian Coast Guard, The Swedish Coast Guard, Royal Navy (UK), Italian Air Force, EU Naval Force, US Navy, NATO, Spanish MoD, Irish Coast Guard and many more.

Contact e-mail: jrotar@smi-online.co.uk

Contact tel: +44 (0) 207 827 6130

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9th annual Border Security Conference

SMi Group are proud to announce the return of the highly successful Border Security conference, now in its 9th year. The value of this event is recognized by the Italian Navy who will be sending a delegation to attend and provide a senior speaker to present on the current operations in relation to the migrant crisis.

The event will also focus on other aspects of border security, such as the smuggling of drugs and illegal goods at the border as well as counter terrorism. Sessions will focus on how this can be reduced, whether it be modern technologies, greater collaboration or a larger security presence at the border.

Confirmed speakers 2016 include leading experts from Italian Navy, EU Naval Force Mediterranean, Portuguese Navy, Finnish Customs, French National Police, EU Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine, CEPOL and many more.

Contact e-mail: jrotar@smi-online.co.uk

Contact tel: +44 (0) 207 827 6054

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WEST 2016

The premier naval conference and exposition on the West Coast, WEST is now in its 26th year of bringing military and industry leaders together…

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NATO's SNMG2 takes shape

EGV Bonn

German Navy’s combat support ship EGV Bonn, together with the Italian frigate ITS Libeccio and the Canadian ...

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US to build 9 new subs, 10 destroyers, more jets...

U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter against the backdrop of USS Spruance. Image: US Navy

The new U.S. DoD acquisition plan includes nine new Virginia-class submarines, 10 new Aegis destroyers, 40 new ...

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ITS Cavour conducts helicopter interoperability drills

Image: EUNAVFOR

Italian aircraft carrier, ITS Cavour, currently flagship of the EUNAVFOR MED operation Sophia, on February ...

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Germany and the Netherlands sign Joint Support Ship LOI

German minister Ursula von der Leyen, left, and Dutch minister  Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, right. Image: 2016 Bundeswehr / Kristina Gura/Presse- und Informationszentrum Marine

The Letter of Intent, signed February 4 between the Netherlands and Germany, breaks the ground for the development ...

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HMS Defender docks in Sri Lanka on way home

HMS Defender, Image: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s Type 45 frigate HMS Defender has visited the island nation of Sri Lanka on its return from the ...

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US Navy test fires over-the-horizon missile

USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) carries the US Navy's latest Aegis Baseline 9 combat system. Image: US Navy

The U.S. Navy confirmed February 4 that it performed four flight tests of the surface-to-air Standard Missile-6 ...

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IFR 2016 commences

Indian aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, Image: Indian Navy

An opening ceremony to kick start the International Fleet Review 2016 is scheduled to be held at Command Stadium, ...

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Ghanaian, US Navy train off West African coast

Image: US Navy

Ghanaian maritime operations center is the host of the African Maritime Law Enforcement Partnership (AMLEP) ...

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IFR 2016: Two US Navy ships join the Review

USS McCampbell, Image: US Navy

According to a U.S. Navy press statement, USS Antietam, a Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser, and USS ...

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Canadian Navy sailors arrested on drug charges in Japan

HMCS Winnipeg, Image: Royal Canadian Navy

Three members of the HMCS Winnipeg crew were detained by the Tokyo police for the alleged use of narcotics while ...

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HMAS Melbourne foils another heroin shipment

Image: Royal Australian Navy

The crew of the Royal Australian Navy’s guided missile frigate HMAS Melbourne made their fifth drug seizure ...

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USS Bataan fit for return to sea

USS Bataan, Image: US Navy

After spending a year in the harbor conducting major shipyard maintenance, U.S. Navy’s Amphibious assault ...

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IFR 2016: Australian, Indonesian, Malaysian ships ready

HMAS Darwin, Kri Usman Harun and KD Lekir sail in the Bay of Bengal, Image: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy’s HMAS Darwin sailed in company with Indonesian Navy Ship Kri Usman Harun and Malaysian ...

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IFR 2016: HMS Defender trains en route to Visakhapatnam

HMS Defender, Image: Royal Navy

HMS Defender’s embarked helicopter held training drills in the middle of the Indian Ocean as the destroyer made her ...

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